What's next for DiPietro? 

July, 2, 2013
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Rick DiPietro's NHL career is in limbo. Pegged for a compliance buyout -- as confirmed by ESPNNY.com's Katie Strang -- the former first-overall (2000) New York Islanders draft pick is set to become an unrestricted free agent. But there's no guarantee the 31-year-old goalie lands another job in the NHL. Even at a greatly reduced cost.

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